1. 10 MLB Veterans Making a Case for Their First All-Star Appearance

    Both Bryce Harper and Mike Trout were 20 years old when they made the All-Star team in 2012. Manny Machado will likely be an AL All-Star a week after celebrating his 21st birthday...

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  2. Early Predictions for Who Will Lead MLB in Every Major Stat Category in 2013

    It might seem to be a bit late in the season to be making "early" predictions, but there is still a whole lot of baseball yet to be played...

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  3. 10 Horrible Individual Seasons in MLB That No One Is Noticing

    It only seems fair. Less than two weeks ago , we looked at 10 outstanding individual seasons in MLB that no one was noticing. Now we're going to flip the script and call your attention to 10 silent but deadly stinkers...

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  4. Every MLB Team's Breakout Star, Bust After 2 Months of Baseball

    "Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule."—Charles Dickens, Great Expectations Through two months of the 2013 MLB season, every team has a guy who has been worth every single penny and then some...

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  5. 15 MLB Single-Season Records That Could Fall in 2013

    Not all records were made to be broken. The late, great Will White threw 75 complete games in 1879 en route to a completely unbreakable 680 innings pitched in a single season...

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  6. 10 Dark-Horse Contenders Emerging for the MLB MVP Awards

    If the MLB season ended today, your NL MVP would probably be Joey Votto, and your AL MVP would indisputably be Miguel Cabrera. Fortunately, the season doesn't end today...

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  7. 10 Outstanding Individual Seasons in MLB That Nobody Is Noticing

    It seems like an oxymoron. By definition, being outstanding means being prominent and standing out from the crowd. How, then, can an outstanding season go unnoticed? These 10 guys have pulled it off...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about over 1 year ago 13,565 reads 46 comments

  8. Washington Nationals vs. SF Giants: Strasburg-Cain Live Score, Analysis

    The first two innings weren't pretty, but both Matt Cain and Stephen Strasburg turned in seven-inning gems on Tuesday night. It was Strasburg's second consecutive game pitching at least seven innings and allowing just one earned run...

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  9. Updated Win/Loss Projections for Every MLB Team at the One-Quarter Mark

    Nobody's perfect. Few things in life are less worth the paper they're printed on than preseason predictions. But we all make them for the same silly reason that we all bought Powerball tickets on Saturday...

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  10. 10 MLB Players Who Need to Be Sent Down to the Minors

    At a certain age the minor leagues transform from a learning tool to a death sentence. I believe that age is 27. If you're 28 or older and still getting the bulk of your at-bats or innings in the minors it might be time to hang up those cleats...

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  11. MLB Power Rankings: Re-Ranking All 30 MLB Rotations at the 1-Quarter Mark

    Let's briefly travel four months into the future. It's the last week of September. Your team is in a three-way tie for the final playoff spot with five games left to play...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about over 1 year ago 44,092 reads 147 comments

  12. What We've Learned About Each MLB Team at the One-Quarter Mark

    Preseason predictions are so six weeks ago. With roughly 25 percent of the MLB regular season now in the books, it's time to take a step back and figure out something we've learned from each team...

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  13. 10 MLB Stars Officially Entering Their Decline Years

    When players are young, they bounce back from injuries and slumps like nothing ever happened. But there comes a point when those joints just don't heal like they used to. A point when the ball doesn't look as big or travel as far as in recent years...

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  14. 10 Eye-Opening Early Season MLB Stats

    It's such a glorious time of year for MLB stat junkies. The season is 20 percent complete. That's a large enough sample size to legitimately extrapolate the numbers and come up ...

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  15. The Most Underrated Player on Every MLB Team

    Every team has that one guy. The guy who the die-hard fans love and appreciate even more than the big-name superstars. Underrated nationally, but adored locally. Maybe he doesn't make it into many SportsCenter highlights...

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  16. Keys to Each Slumping MLB Superstar Turning Things Around ASAP

    Slumps happen. Adam Jones had a stretch of 27 games last season in which he batted .271 with no home runs, one stolen base and 21 strikeouts...

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  17. Free Agency Stock Watch for MLB's Top 25 Available Players Next Winter

    Before you know it, champagne will be spraying, a new World Series champion will be crowned and the 2013 free agency period will be underway. It's not a particularly star-studded class this year...

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  18. Predicting Return Dates for MLB's Most Crucial Injury Comebacks

    Stints on the disabled list are as much a part of baseball as peanuts and Cracker Jacks. We not only care if our favorite players will ever get back, but how quickly they can recover from their various ailments...

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  19. All 30 MLB Teams' Playoff Odds After 1 Month of Baseball

    Maybe we aren't quite a full month into the season, but what better way to cap off a forward-looking week than with playoff odds? On Monday we tackled the contenders and pretenders ...

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  20. Ranking the 15 Biggest Overachievers in MLB

    Regression (n.) - a trend or shift toward a lower or less perfect state. A lot of guys have started the 2013 season on fire, but many of them will inevitably fizzle out...

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  21. Contenders and Pretenders for MLB's Early Awards Leaders

    There's an old, often-butchered saying in baseball that you can't win pennants in April, but you sure can lose them. The same goes for individual awards...

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  22. Baseball's Most Overrated All-Time Careers, by the Numbers

    It's the one thing in baseball that hasn't been calculated. Sabermetricians have become fluent in things like park factors, xFIP, ISO, BABIP, UZR and so on and so forth...

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  23. Projecting Top 25 Overall Players in 2015

    It's never too early to start thinking about next season or the season after that. Let's take a brief hiatus from the 2013 season and venture forward to 2015 to figure out who will be the faces of baseball two years from now...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about over 1 year ago 5,942 reads 24 comments

  24. Assembling MLB's Most Unstoppable Lineup of Today's Players

    It all comes down to one game. In a plot line akin to Space Jam, an alien race has come to Earth and challenged us to a game of baseball to determine the fate of our planet...

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  25. How to Solve the Block vs. Charge Problem in College Basketball

    You’ ve heard the saying: “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” In sports, it’s more like: “If it isn’t causing a problem on the biggest stage, don’t worry about it...

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